DGFT Notifications

TMA scheme – An initiative to boost agriculture / food exports

DGFT - Transport and Marketing Assistance (TMA) scheme for specified agriculture products aims to provide assistance for the international component of freight and marketing of agricultural produce. #Eligible persons All Exporters, duly registered with relevant Export Promotion Councils as per Foreign Trade Policy, of eligible agriculture produc...

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MEIS: Eligibility on Export From SEZ/EOU Unit on behalf of DTA Unit

DGFT - DGFT clarified that the export which are made/have been made directly from SEZ/EOU unit to Foreign Consumer on whose behalf of DTA unit wherein export documents are prepared and field at the customs office of the concerned SEZ/EOU unit, mentioning the name of SEZ/EOU unit along with the name of DTA unit on whose behalf export are made, wo...

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SEIS under FTP

DGFT - The benefit under the SEIS is admissible on Mode 1 and Mode 2 services. Major services covered would include Legal, Accounting, Architectural, Engineering, Educational, Hospital services, Hotels and restaurants and other business services....

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India Needs to Fundamentally Alter its Export Strategy

DGFT - All the Export Promotion Schemes of Foreign Trade Policy are designed with theme of Import led Export Growth. With this falls placed hypothesis more and more Imports are encouraged with liberally imposed export obligation. As a net the benefits are imaginary but puncturing huge hole into the Exchequer and also killing the Domestic Industr...

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Transport and Marketing Assistance (TMA) : An Incentive Scheme to Boost Agri-Exports

DGFT - As a part of implementation action plan of Agriculture Export Policy, 2018, which the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved in December 2018, with an aim to double the shipments to $60 billion by 2022 and integrating Indian farmers and agricultural products to the global value chain, the government now [&...

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Upload all Adjudication/Appellate Orders on website of respective Zones: DGFT to RA’s:

DGFT - DGFT Authorities have instructed all RA’s to upload all the Adjudication/Appellate Orders passed by them on the website of the respective Zones. Instances have come to the notice of DGFT where such Orders are not being regularly uploaded by the concerned Zonal offices. A need has been felt to have a system to have all such […]...

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DGFT has to Evolve from a Regulator to Facilitator – Suresh Prabhu

DGFT - A two-day meeting of port officers organized by the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT), of the Department of Commerce, ended today in New Delhi. The Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Shri Suresh Prabhu, addressed the regional officers from different parts of the country and urged them to reorient their th...

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Govt increases MEIS Rate by 2% for labour intensive MSME sectors

DGFT - While restoring the benefits under the export promotion schemes of duty free imports under Advanced Authorization, Export Promotion Capital Goods and 100% Export Oriented Units and thus resolving the problem of blocked working capital for exporters following the roll out of GST, the FTP review has focused on increasing the incentives for ...

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Highlights of Foreign Trade Policy 2015-2020- Mid Term Review (December 2017)

DGFT - GST RELATED REFORMS- GST has been launched w.e.f. 1.07.2017. It incorporates zero rating of exports. Taxes will not be exported. On the export of finished goods, there is an option of either obtaining refund of GST paid or getting exemption from payment of GST on submission of Letter of Undertaking/Bond....

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Foreign Trade Procedures 2015-20 (w.e.f. 05.12.2017)

DGFT - DGFT notifies Foreign Trade Procedures 2015-20 (w.e.f. 05.12.2017) which contains the following :- CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION & TRADE FACILITATION 1.01 Notification of Procedure In pursuance of the provisions of paragraph 1.03 of Foreign Trade Policy (FTP), the Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) hereby notifies the procedure to be f...

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Review Petition admitted as assessments u/s. 158BC & 158BD were completed by same officer

Commissioner of Income-tax Vs Dr. T.M. Kuriachan (Kerala High Court) - If the claim of the Revenue that both the assessments were completed by the same officer one under s. 158BC and the other under s. 158BD is correct, then certainly the review has to be allowed as Manish Maheshwari's case (supra) has no application. We, therefore, allow the review petition by recalli...

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Discharge & Back to town of Export Containers shipped to Pakistan from Nhava Sheva

Public Notice 81/2019-JNCH - (17/09/2019) - Representations are received from Exporters/Shipping Lines regarding permission to allow for back to town of containers already shipped to Pakistan in the light of cancellation of bi lateral trade between India & Pakistan on 09.08.2019....

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Annexure I to Appendix 2A revised- Procedure for import of various items under TRQ

Public Notice No. 33/2015-2020-DGFT - (13/09/2019) - DGFT hereby amends Annexure I to Appendix 2A laying down the procedure for import of various items under Tariff Rate Quota under different Trade Agreement, (Para 2.107) of the Handbook of procedure (2015-20) as in Annexure-I....

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Enlistment under Appendix 2E of Expo Overseas Entrepreneurs Association

Public Notice No. 32/2015-2020 - (13/09/2019) - M/s Expo Overseas Entrepreneurs Association (EOEA), Indore, Madhya Pradesh is enlisted under Appendix 2E of FTP, 2015-2020 for issuing Certificate of Origin (Non-Preferential)....

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DGFT imposes MEP of US$ 850 per metric tonne on export of onions

Notification No. 19/2015-2020-DGFT - (13/09/2019) - Export of all varieties of onions, as described above, will be allowed only on Letter of Credit (LC) subject to a Minimum Export Price (MEP) of US$ 850 F.O.B per Metric Ton till further orders....

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Declaration of MEK/2 Butanone content as part of description in Bill of Entry

Public Notice No.79 /2019-JNCH - (12/09/2019) - Attention of the Importers, Exporters, Custom Brokers and all concerned are invited to the Public Notice no 68/2019 dated 07.08.2019 wherein the items mentioned above when imported from manufacturer suppliers and imported by actual users were allowed to be assessed on 2nd check on the basis of MSDS...

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Discharge & Back to town of Export Containers shipped to Pakistan from Nhava Sheva

Public Notice 81/2019-JNCH (17/09/2019)

Representations are received from Exporters/Shipping Lines regarding permission to allow for back to town of containers already shipped to Pakistan in the light of cancellation of bi lateral trade between India & Pakistan on 09.08.2019....

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Annexure I to Appendix 2A revised- Procedure for import of various items under TRQ

Public Notice No. 33/2015-2020-DGFT (13/09/2019)

DGFT hereby amends Annexure I to Appendix 2A laying down the procedure for import of various items under Tariff Rate Quota under different Trade Agreement, (Para 2.107) of the Handbook of procedure (2015-20) as in Annexure-I....

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Enlistment under Appendix 2E of Expo Overseas Entrepreneurs Association

Public Notice No. 32/2015-2020 (13/09/2019)

M/s Expo Overseas Entrepreneurs Association (EOEA), Indore, Madhya Pradesh is enlisted under Appendix 2E of FTP, 2015-2020 for issuing Certificate of Origin (Non-Preferential)....

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DGFT imposes MEP of US$ 850 per metric tonne on export of onions

Notification No. 19/2015-2020-DGFT (13/09/2019)

Export of all varieties of onions, as described above, will be allowed only on Letter of Credit (LC) subject to a Minimum Export Price (MEP) of US$ 850 F.O.B per Metric Ton till further orders....

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Declaration of MEK/2 Butanone content as part of description in Bill of Entry

Public Notice No.79 /2019-JNCH (12/09/2019)

Attention of the Importers, Exporters, Custom Brokers and all concerned are invited to the Public Notice no 68/2019 dated 07.08.2019 wherein the items mentioned above when imported from manufacturer suppliers and imported by actual users were allowed to be assessed on 2nd check on the basis of MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheet) or PTR (Pr...

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Last date of Import of Pulses for fiscal year 2019-20

Trade Notice No. 32/2019-2020 (11/09/2019)

All importers are requested to stick to the date and complete their import by 31.10.2019 and submit a final report of imports made by them by the 07th November, 2019 and RA's will submit a consolidated report to the Headquarters by the 15th of November. 2019....

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Reorganisation of Regional Authorities of DGFT

Trade Notice No. 31/2019-2020 (06/09/2019)

With a view to improve and equip the bigger regional authorities of DGFT with sufficient human resources and better infrastructure to cater to the exporter community, instructions have been issued reorganising the regional authorities of DGFT by merging the smaller Regional Authorities with the relatively bigger RA's (...

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Amendment/ Correction in Appendix 3B, Table 2 of MEIS

Notification No. 31/2015-2020 (06/09/2019)

A correction has been made in the Appendix 3B, Table 2 to align/harmonize it with the ITC HS 2017/ Customs Tariff Schedule and the item entry is removed from the list of items, for which description matching is required to be done by RAs while processing the MEIS applications, as explained in Public Notice 68 […]...

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DGFT invites Applications invited for recognition as PSIA

Trade Notice No. 20/2019-2020-DGFT (04/09/2019)

DGFT invites Applications for recognition as Pre-shipment Inspection Agencies (PSIA) vide Trade Notice No.20/2019-2020 dated 4th September, 2019. Government of India Ministry of Commerce and Industry Department of Commerce Directorate General of Foreign Trade Udyog Bhavan, New Delhi 4th September, 2019 Trade Notice No.20/2019-2020 To, 1. ...

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DGFT Amends import policy of Chlorotrifluoroethene

Notification No. 18/2015-2020 (05/09/2019)

Central Government hereby amends the import policy of Chlorotrifluoroethene (CTFE) under HS Code 2903 77 90 of Chapter 29 of ITC (HS), 2017 — Schedule — I (Import Policy)....

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